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Selected one-person

2013 The Art Gallery, Willoughby, Ohio
2012 Art about Town, Wheeling, West Virginia
2012 Cuyahoga Community College, Eastern Campus, Cleveland, Ohio
2012 ArtsCollinwood, Cleveland, Ohio
2011 Mandel School for Applied Social Sciences, Case Western University, Cleveland, Ohio
2010 The (art)ificial gallery, Lakewood, Ohio
2009 The Art Gallery, Willoughby, Ohio
2008 5700 Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2007 Shaker Heights Public Library, Shaker Heights, Ohio
2007 Beck Center for the Arts, Lakewood, Ohio
2007 Clague Playhouse, Westlake, Ohio
2005 Fitton Center for the Arts, Hamilton, Ohio
2004 Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Mount Vernon, Ohio
2004 The Ohio State University, Newark, Campus, Newark, Ohio
2004 Fat Cats, Cleveland, Ohio
2002 American Greetings Corporate Gallery, Brooklyn, Ohio
2001 Ashtabula Arts Center, Ashtabula, Ohio
2000 Montserrat gallery, New York, New York
1999 Lakeland Community College, Kirkland, Ohio
1996 Malvina Freedson Gallery, Lakewood, Ohio
1995 Room 302 Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
1993 Studio Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
1992 B.K. Smith Gallery, Lake Erie College, Painesville, Ohio
1987 Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, Missouri
1986 Erie Art Museum, Erie, Pennsylvania
1984 Dennison University, Granville, Ohio

Selected Juried Exhibitions:

2013 "May Show," Lakeland Community College, Kirtland, Ohio
2013 "May Show," Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio
2012 "The Butler Mid-year," Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio
2011 "May Show," Lakeland Community College, Kirtland, Ohio
2011 "May Show," Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio
2010 "Valley Art Center 39th Annual," Chagrin Falls, Ohio
2010 "Watercolor Ohio 2010," Canton Art Museum, Canton, Ohio
2010 "The Ohio Show," Zanesville Art Museum, Zanesville, Ohio
2009 "Mid-Atlantic Show," Hoyt Institute for the Arts, New Castle, Pennsylvania
2009 "Fresh and Witty," Summit Artspace, Akron, Ohio
2009 "TAG ANNUAL," Trumbull Art Guild, Warren, Ohio
2008 "Ohio State Fair," Columbus, Ohio
2007 "Ohio Watercolor Society," Middletown, Ohio (Travel Show)
2006 "Watercolor U.S.A.," Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri
2006 "All Ohio," OSU at Mansfield, Mansfield, Ohio
2005 Ohio Watercolor Society, Mansfield, Ohio (TRAVEL AWARD)
2005 "CMSU International," Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, Missouri
2004 Ohio Watercolor Society, Toledo, Ohio
2004 "Great Plains National" Fort Hays State U., Hays, Kansas
2004 "Oh + 5" The Dairy Barn, Athens, Ohio (Jurors Choice Award)
2003 Erie Art Museum Spring Exhibition, Erie, Pennsylvania
2003 "Prism 2003" Fine Arts Association, Willoughby, Ohio
2003 "All Ohio" OSU at Mansfield, Mansfield, Ohio
2003 Ohio Watercolor Society, Zanesville, Ohio (Stocker Award Winner)
2002 Ohio Watercolor Society, Appalacian Gateway Center, Sardinia, Ohio
2002 Butler Institute of American Art, "Butler Midyear",
Youngstown, Ohio (also: 99,98,97,94,87,85,84,83,82,81)
2002 Society of American Graphic Arts, Art Students League,
New York, New York (SAGA award)
2001 "April Fools", Hunger Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2001 Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2000 Western Colorado Watercolor Society, Grand Junction, Colorado
2000 Hoyt Institute Annual, Hoyt Institute, New Castle, Pennsylvania
2000 Ohio Watercolor Society, Middletown, Ohio
1999 Ohio Watercolor Society, Athens, Ohio (Travel Award)
1998 Louisville Visual Arts Association, "Water Tower Annual", Louisville, Kentucky
1998 Carnegie Art Center, "6th Annual Exhibition" North Tonawanda, New York
1997 An Art place, "Personal Visions V", Chicago, Illinois
1996 Phoenix Gallery, "National Juried Show", New York, New York
1993 Agora Gallery, "Narrative Aspects", New York, New York
1992 Chautauqua Art Association, "35th Annual", Chautauqua, New York
1989 Clary-Miner Gallery, "Innovative Realism", Buffalo, New York
1987 Cleveland Museum of Art, "The May Show", Cleveland, Ohio (also: 85,83,82,81,79)
1986 112 Greene Street Gallery, "International Art Exhibition", New York, New York

Selected Group Invitationals:

2014 "Coming to You in 3-D," Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, Ohio
2013 "Fresh from the Studio," Tregoning Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2013 "Kocar/Raz," The Klimate, New York, New York
2013 "The Piano Man Show," Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, Ohio
2011 "Skulls and Skeletons in Popular Art," Lakeland Community College, Kirtland, Ohio 2010 "Day of the Dead in Folk Art," Galeria Quetzal, Cleveland, Ohio
2009 "Skulls & Skeletons: a Vehicle for Satire," Lakeland Community College, Kirtland, Ohio
2008 "The Orange Show," Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, Ohio
2008 "Kocarlson," The Art Gallery, Willoughby, Ohio
2008 "Out of a Gourd," Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, Ohio
2007 "Color Me Cleveland," The Artist Archives of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, Ohio
2006 "Focus on Cleveland," Plain Dealer Building Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2006 "Purple" Sandusky Art Center, Sandusky, Ohio
2005 "Red" Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, Ohio
2004 "Go Figure" Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, Ohio
2004 Ashland University, "Alumni Exhibition" Ashland, Ohio
2003 "Kocar/Benvenuto", Roy G Biv Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
2002 Dead Horse Gallery, "Kocar, Flesher & Delaney", Lakewood, Ohio
2000 Dead Horse Gallery, "Dance Macarbe", Lakewood, Ohio
2000 Artspace, "Kahle and Kocar", Lima, Ohio
2000 Cleveland State University, "Alumni Exhibition", Cleveland, Ohio
1998 Gallery Alexi, "September Show", New York, New York
1997 Cleveland State University, "Four by Eight", Cleveland, Ohio
1995 Parkland College, "Wit and Wisdom: State of the Art,
a Biennial National Watercolor Invitational", Champaign, Illinois
1991 Pearl Conard Gallery, "Cartoons, Cartoons, Cartoons"
The Ohio State University at Mansfield, Mansfield, Ohio
1991 Bruce Gallery, Edinboro University, "Satire and Commentary:
The Art of Yolanda Daliz, Mary Lou Greene, George Kocar",
Edinboro, Pennsylvania
1991 Maska Gallery, "Maska International", Seattle, Washington
1989 Zoller Gallery, "No Neo", Penn State University,
University Park, Pennsylvania
1986 Centre International d' Art Contemporain, "Artistes Contemporains",
Paris, France
1983 Southern Ohio Museum and Cultural Center, "The Last Laugh"
Portsmouth, Ohio
1982 The Mansfield Art Center, "Behind the Smile", Mansfield, Ohio

Selected Collections:

American Greetings, Cleveland, Ohio Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio
The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum, Cleveland, Ohio
Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, Missouri
Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Texas
Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio
Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, Ohio
Columbia College, Columbia, Missouri
Midpark High School, Middleburgh Heights, Ohio
BP America, Cleveland, Ohio